• By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 20, 2019

    AMAZON'S ALEXA CAN BE AN UNWELCOME HOTEL ROOMMATE

    Maybe this won't surprise anyone, but it turns out that some hotel guests are not happy about having listening devices in their rooms,...

    Hotels, Hotel
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 20, 2019

    A&K CURATES INSIDER-ACCESS TOURS FOR MANDARIN ORIENTAL GUESTS

    Tour
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    IHG LAUNCHING UPPER-MIDSCALE SUITES BRAND

    CEO Keith Barr said the brand will "appeal to travelers looking for a design-led, authentic experience on what are typically longer...

    Traveling, Brands, Design, Look, Travel
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    FAA INVESTIGATING SOUTHWEST OVER BAGGAGE-WEIGHT CALCULATIONS

    Miscalculations have the potential to cause safety problems since pilots rely upon accurate data to compute takeoff weights.

  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    VIRGIN VOYAGES A VIRTUOSO PREFERRED SUPPLIER

    Virtuoso praised Virgin's agent-friendliness, pointing out its elimination of noncommissionable portions of fares.

  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    S HOTEL MIXES CONTEMPORARY AND JAMAICAN VIBES

    "We put our heart and soul into it," said owner Chris Issa.

    Hotels, Hotel
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    GOURMET DONUT SHOP OPENS AT SANDALS ROYAL BARBADOS

    It's the first shop of its kind for the Sandals brand.

    Shopping, Brands, Barbados
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    CUBA TURNS AWAY BAHAMAS PARADISE CRUISE

    Grand Classica was not allowed to dock in Havana and instead made an unscheduled stop in the Bahamas.

    Cruise
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    A DEEP DIVE INTO 2018 TOURISM FIGURES

    Last year was no cakewalk for the region's tourism, making the total visitor count even more remarkable.

    Diving
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    ROYAL CARIBBEAN ORDERS SIXTH OASIS-CLASS SHIP

    The first of the game-changing ships, Oasis of the Seas, was delivered in 2009. The sixth was will be delivered in 2023.

    Caribbean
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    BEST WESTERN ACQUIRES WORLDHOTELS

    WorldHotels marks Best Western's foray into the upper-upscale and luxury segments.

    Luxury
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    AA GOES CASHLESS AT 3 DOMINICAN REPUBLIC AIRPORTS

    Cash transactions are no longer accepted by American Airlines at its counters in Las Americas airport in Santo Domingo.

    Airlines
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    TAKE A GANDER AT VIRTUAL REALITY

    If you're looking for an easy way to check out VR technology and some professionally created content, look no further than Perillo...

    Traveling, Travel, Look
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    THE PHILOSOPHY OF HORST SCHULZE

    Horst Schulze wrote a book about the battle between excellence and mediocrity.

  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    SHIP DELAYS AGGRAVATING, BUT NOT UNHEARD OF

    It's easy to hear the sound of Homer Simpson's aggravated "Doh!" in the background of the announcement that the Scenic Eclipse has...

  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 19, 2019

    LIKE THE REST OF US, ROCCO FORTE HOTELS CAN'T GET ENOUGH OF ITALY

    The luxury hotel company is opening three properties in Rome and the Puglia region.

    Hotel, Hotels, Luxury, Rome, Italy
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 18, 2019

    WITH MEXICO TOURISM BOARD CLOSING, PRIVATE SECTOR SEEKS PROMOTION OPTIONS

    What remains unclear is what kind of inbound tourism promotion body, if any, will replace it.

  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 18, 2019

    ALFONSO SUMANO LAZCANO ON GUTTING OF MEXICO TOURISM PROMOTION

    The head of the Mexico Tourism Board's New York office talked about the Mexican government's plan to shut down the board.

    New York
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 18, 2019

    HILTON WASHINGTON D.C. NATIONAL MALL OPENING APRIL 1

    Located above D.C.'s L'Enfant Plaza Metro Station, the property is the culmination of a renovation and reflagging of the former L'Enfant...

    Hotels, Hotel
  • By Travel Weekly   -   Feb 18, 2019

    IHG SCORES A 'COUP' IN WELLNESS SECTOR WITH SIX SENSES PURCHASE

    The purchase puts IHG squarely in the lead among mainstream hotel companies looking to capitalize on the booming demand for authentic...

    Traveling, Hotel, Look, Wellness, Travel, Hotels